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Address: Virgin Islands National Park, St. John
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The world's first marked underwater trail located near the shoreline,...

The world's first marked underwater trail located near the shoreline, making it one of the best snorkeling spots in the Caribbean.

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Unique Snorkeling Experience

This was an interesting snorkeling experience. The underground trail was unique and everyone should do it once.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 weeks ago
Terry B
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Atlantic Beach, Florida
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Atlantic Beach, Florida
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18 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was an interesting snorkeling experience. The underground trail was unique and everyone should do it once.

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Dunkirk, MD
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108 reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stay away from the trail & you'll see more fish & coral up the West shore of Trunk Bay. Let the cruise ship excursions use the trail & go all the way down to the left shore for great Snorkeling. It's awesome!

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Indianapolis, Indiana
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The path leads you right to the island in Trunk Bay which can be snorkeled around. Plenty of fish all around and if you arrive before 9:30 AM you might be the only ones in the water.

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Houston, TX
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 76 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 9, 2016 via mobile

This was fun to swim but didn't see many interesting things. Maybe it's suffering from too many visitors. If you are going to snorkel give it a try, it puts you out on the reef. I'm not a strong swimmer so while ok on the trail I didn't want to explore the reef further.

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Racine, Wisconsin
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8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 28, 2016 via mobile

Great tour if you're in St. John's. Beautiful vistas of some of the most amazing beaches in the world. Get up into the rainforest, smells of bay leaf and eucalyptus, I'll be back!

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Apopka, Florida
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38 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 18, 2016

How bout a unique experience. Hike underwater. A marked underwater snorkeling trail. See coral and beautiful fish. All this at Trunk Bay in St John VI

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Orange County,Ca
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 13, 2016

It's interesting as you can read underwater signs with info but snorkeling is only average. Can be quite crowded. I liked Hawksnest. Snorkel the coral just out from center-left.

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Cranford
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 2, 2016

The trail itself is sort of boring but if you try to follow it, you'll be fairly close to a very nice part of the reef with all sorts of fish & sea coral. So you end up just doing your own thing and not really paying that much attention to the trail (even though I was specificIy looking for... More 

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Lauderdale by the Sea, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 22, 2016

We saw so many amazing fish. Current was a bit strong on the day we were there but it was still wonderful.

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Ridgefield, Connecticut
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 22, 2016 via mobile

I give itthree stars because the beach is pretty and the water awesome. But Trunk Bay has crowds, and the underwater snorkeling trail is lame. Several poorly maintained illegible signs and a seascape devoid of the beautiful coral, fish and other sea life present in far greater abundance at just about every other beach on St John. Skip this one.

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